NP girls prove they belong in Div. II

Soccer team awaits playoffs, enters Wednesday’s regular-season finale with 8-4-2 mark
NORTH PROVIDENCE – It’s extremely unusual for a high school team to improve or match its record after moving up a division, but the North Providence High girls’ soccer team will get a chance to... more

Smithfield boys' soccer team grabs big win over Coventry

Sentinels stay in second place in D-II, extend win streak to six
SMITHFIELD – On an electric night in Smithfield last Tuesday, Oct. 11, the boys’ soccer team scored a goal in each half, played solid defense, and kept their cool to not only defeat, but shut out... more

Young Cumberland boys' soccer team enjoys success on pitch

Playoff-bound Clippers produce best season in five years
CUMBERLAND – Everything about the Cumberland High boys’ soccer team is young – from the Clippers’ new head coach to most of its starting lineup – but that hasn’t prevented the team from putting... more

Scituate girls' soccer team stretches win streak to seven

Second-place Spartans down Ponaganset, N.S., improve to 10-1-1 in D-II
NORTH SCITUATE – Even though both teams were bogged down by injuries, Scituate and Ponaganset came to play last Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 11, in their Division II girls’ soccer battle at Manning Field... more

N.S. girls' soccer team awaits return to Div. II tournament

Veteran head coach praises Northmen after 6-4-2 start in competitive Div. II
NORTH SMITHFIELD – It's a 55-minute drive from John Pastore's residence in Narragansett to North Smithfield High, but you won't find the first-year Northmen girls' soccer coach complaining one bit... more

Blackstone Valley Prep teams take Pride in soccer programs

Boys' and girls' squads take their best shots at inaugural seasons in RIIL
CUMBERLAND – Rome wasn’t built in a day. And neither was the Blackstone Valley Prep Mayoral Academy’s soccer program, which is in its sixth season of existence and wrapping up its inaugural season of... more

Unbeaten Shea breaks in renovated Max Read Field with big victory

Raiders top Skippers, 22-7, improve to 5-0 in Div. II-B football
PAWTUCKET – Nothing was going to dampen the Shea High football team’s opening night at the newly renovated Max Read Field last Friday, as the Raiders kept their unbeaten streak alive by posting a 22-... more

NP girls’ tennis team surges into playoffs with 14-2 mark

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The North Providence High girls’ tennis team headed into this week’s Division III playoffs with a 14-2 record, thanks to last week’s 4-3 win on its home courts over Tolman and 6-1... more

Raiders book return trip to soccer playoffs

Victory over Tigers highlights three-win week
PAWTUCKET – Entering last week fighting for a playoff spot, the Shea High boys’ soccer team turned up the intensity and won three straight games, including a 3-0 victory over crosstown rival Tolman... more

NP football team bows to Tiverton, faces Scituate in must-win game Friday

TIVERTON – The North Providence High football team’s playoff hopes took a serious hit on Sunday night, as the Cougars suffered a 33-12 defeat on the road to Tiverton High that dropped their Division... more

Pawtucket football players help lead R.I. Wardogs into NEFL championship game

NORTH SMITHFIELD – For the first time in league history, the New England Football League’s Colonial Conference championship game will take place in Rhode Island. On Saturday at 7 p.m., the Rhode... more

Shoot for Hope benefit hoop tournament is Nov. 12

PAWTUCKET – The 2nd annual Ball for a Cause and Shoot for Hope basketball tournament will be held on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at St. Raphael Academy’s Alumni Hall on Walcott Street.... more

Smithfield’s Reddy wins 100th career tennis match at RIC

Senior captain earns Little East Player of Week honor
PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island College senior Julie Reddy, a 2013 graduate of Smithfield High, was named the Little East Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week on Monday for her recent performance... more

NCMS cross country teams sweep division meet again

Squads will look to defend state titles at Saturday’s meet at Goddard Park
CUMBERLAND – The defending state champion North Cumberland Middle School boys’ and girls’ cross country teams prepared for their upcoming title defenses at last Saturday morning’s Northern Division... more

Hurley, Gosciminski win South Foster’s Fall Foliage 10K, 5K

FOSTER – David Hurley of Johnston and Roger Gosciminski of Attleboro, Mass. were the winners of Saturday morning’s 5th annual South Foster Volunteer Fire Company’s Fall Foliage 10K and 5K that took... more

Gator's Pub crowns its three fall volleyball regular-season champs

NORTH SMITHFIELD – The Gator's Pub Fall Volleyball League completed its five-week regular season last week, and three teams will be crowned champions of their respective divisions when the playoffs... more

Cumberland Punt, Pass & Kick competition honors top participants

CUMBERLAND – The top finishers at the Cumberland Punt, Pass & Kick competition, which was recently held at Diamond Hill Park, were recognized for their outstanding performances and included 10... more